George Fox University Archives

Jones (Wallace E.) Memory Book Edit


MS 22
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Zoie Clark/Rachel Thomas
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Not in NWDA yet


  • 1893-1975 (Creation)
  • 1893 – 1905 (Creation)


  • 0.05 Cubic Feet (Whole)
    1 folder

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  • Summary

    The collection consists of one notebook documenting the author's life in early Newberg, Oregon, from 1893 until about 1905.

  • Restrictions on access

    Collection is available for research.

  • Biographical Note

    Wallace E. Jones, 1893-1980, lived in Newberg, Oregon. In this typed manuscript dated 1975, Mr. Jones depicts life in various facets of his early years under the following headings: social life, building, farm and farm work, fencing, harvesting, specialty crops, clearing land, school life, wages and cost. The booklet is also illustrated with drawings, providing a personal glimpse into the past.

  • Content description

    This collection consists of one typed manuscript depicting life in Newberg, Oregon, in the late 1890s and early 1900s, written by former resident of this community.

  • Accruals

    No accruals are expected.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    George Fox University owns the copyright to some, but not all, of the materials housed in its archives. Copyright for materials authored or otherwise produced as official business of George Fox University is retained by George Fox University and requires its permission for publication. Copyright status for other collection materials varies. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C) beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. Works not in the public domain cannot be commercially exploited without permission of the copyright owners. Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.